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Phoenixville scientist set to appear on ‘Jeopardy!’

By Eric Devlin @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

West Vincent police receive DA’s commendation for a home invasion investigation; victim was Korean War veteran

WEST VINCENT >> Police received a district attorney’s commendation on Monday for the investigation, arrest and conviction following a home invasion robbery last summer — in which the victim was a Korean War veteran. ...

By Ginger Rae Dunbar @GingerDunbar on Twitter|


  • News

    Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception showcases the Beidler House

    Come celebrate the holiday season with music, dance, and good food at the Beidler House on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 1-6 p.m. (Snow date: Dec. 17). Experience the essence of a colonial-era German Christmas at this 18th century house in Gibraltar at our Colonial Candlelight Holiday Reception.

    Berks County Parks and Recreation Department.|

  • News

    WTIM: Music Around Town 12-7 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.


  • News

    Visit Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight Dec. 11

    Revel in the spirit of the season at historic Pottsgrove Manor with the annual “Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight” open-house on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 2 to 8 p.m., and enjoy the beauty of the manor lit by candlelight and bedecked with greenery.

    From Pottsgrove Manor|

  • News

    The Weight Band is coming to the Colonial Theatre Dec. 9

    The Weight Band is bring the sound of The Band to Phoenixville at 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Colonial Theatre.

    Point Entertainment |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Boyertown business sweetens pot for indoor racing series

    With the start of the Indoor Auto Racing Season just a week away at Trenton’s Sun National Bank Center, the pressure just got turned up on all Three Quarter (TQ) Midget racers entered.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Montgomery County judge: Jury can hear Bill Cosby’s deposition testimony

    NORRISTOWN >> Bill Cosby’s civil deposition testimony that he obtained Quaaludes in the past to give to women with whom he wanted to have sex can be heard by a jury that will weigh the actor’s fate on criminal charges he sexually assaulted a woman in 2004, a judge has ruled.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • Christmas

    Norristown residents treated to free Christmas trees

    For Digital First Media NORRISTOWN >> Over one hundred families got a Christmas must-have crossed off their lists on Saturday afternoon.

    By Katie Kohler|

  • Business

    QVC at 30: Online as well as on air these days

    WEST GOSHEN >> More than 2,000 area residents can be thankful that Joe Segel has somewhat of a short attention span as a business owner.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

  • News

    WCU Foundation gives back to the Fightin’ 51st

    WEST CHESTER >> West Chester University Foundation Executive Director Richard T. Przywara presented a $3,000 donation to Thomas E. Barton, president of the First West Chester Fire Company, located at 70 S. Bradford Ave.

    Staff Report|

  • News

    Committee seeks ways to recruit, retain volunteer firefighters in Chester County

    SOUTH COATESVILLE >> Attempting to address the decline of volunteerism in the firefighting and EMS community, a special committee is working on ways to increase recruitment and retention of volunteers.

    By Adam Farence @afarence on Twitter|

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